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  1. Freed child slaves refuse to go home

    Posted Apr 30th 2008, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... to work 13 to 14 hours a day, but about 300 yuan sent by the overseers to their parents can save the entire family from starvation,' Mr Hou was quoted by the Southern Metropolis News ...

  2. The Scrooge class

    Posted Apr 10th 2010, 12:00am by Stephen Vines

    ... of the system. The truly ugly face of the elite was displayed by Tommy Cheung Yu-yan, supposedly the representative of the catering sector in the legislature, who proposed a starvation wage of HK$20 per ...

  3. Making a killing from illegal labour

    Posted May 04th 2007, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Baradan Kuppusamy in Kuala Lumpur Illegal migrant worker Raman Ganesh was promised a cushy job, high wages and frequent trips home to Chennai, India. Last Tuesday he went back home- in a coffin, a victim of torture, abuse and starvation. Police have arrested his employer, the man's wife and their 27-year-old son, and plan to charge them with murder. They allege Ganesh ...

  4. Broken dream

    Posted Aug 05th 2008, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... starting to see people having to go hungry although we are not at the point where the hungry die of starvation. The rich are getting richer, and there's nothing wrong with that, ...



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